Tumbler Ridge Health Centre Foundation Report

The Tumbler Ridge Health Centre Foundations primary objective is to raise money for the purchase of equipment for use in the Tumbler Ridge Health Centre. This equipment is meant to enhance the care available to local residents and keep our facility current.

Donations in 2010:
District of Tumbler Ridge                              $  320.00
Spectra Energy                                           $  5000.00
Lakeview Credit Union                                              $     30.00
District of Tumbler Ridge (Xmas party)                               $    750.00
Lakeview Credit Union (TR – Christmas draw)                    $   1254.33
Personal donations totaling:                            $     178.65

The following list included items that have been purchased by the Tumbler Ridge Foundation for the Tumbler Ridge Health Centre since 2004:
2004:   Sears TV/DVD/VCR                          $   881.28 
            Processor mixer for chemistry                                   $ 2151.75

2005:   Wheelchair                            $   840.05
            Oxygen concentrator                          $ 1200.00
            Blood collection chair                                    $ 1791.52

2006:   Dopplex Audio Fetal Monitor                                    $   697.28
            2 Holter Monitors                               $ 1830.79

2007:   Fridge for Lab                                    $   697.28
            Vital Signs Monitor                           $  4611.55

2008:   ECG Machine                                     $15798.67

2009:   Electric Bed (Spectra)                                    $  4173.00
            Rolling cart                             $  1033.20
            Broselow Pediatric Flying Carpet
            (local CUPE Union)                           $  1575.46
            Crash Cart (TRSS Grads)                               $  3111.47

2010    Cast Cutter and accessories                           $  5885.60
            Shredder (record shredder)                            $  6218.96
            Total Expenditures                                         $66,705.03
 
So far donations for 2011 include:
Shop Easy                                           $  1000.00
TR Lions Club                                    $  1000.00
Peace River Coal: 19" Color TV/DVD
Jockey “Person to Person” (C. Hayes)                                   $  1200.96
Les Hayes                                                                   $  1000.00
Personal donations totaling                                        $    100.00

The Tumbler Ridge Health Centre Foundation currently has nine active members.  Anyone wishing to join the Foundation may contact Gail @ 250-242-5271 or Bev @ 250-242-4803.  Our next regular meeting will be held on April 19, 2011 at 12:00 noon at the Tumbler Ridge Health Centre.